Buster Posey RUMORS & NEWS

  • Giants activate Buster Posey from 7-day concussion DL

    Sporting News "The Giants activated catcher Buster Posey from the seven-day concussion disabled list Tuesday, bringing him back in the minimum amount of time after he took a pitch to the head last week. Posey, who was 7 for 21 (.333) before sustaining the injury, will return as a designated hitter and bat..." April 18

  • Giants catcher Buster Posey starts working out, reports feeling good

    San Jose Mercury News "Three days after getting hit by a fastball to the helmet, Buster Posey’s condition and progress are encouraging to Giants manager Bruce Bochy. Posey already has begun exercising, and elevating his heart rate has not brought on any concussion symptoms, Bochy said. The manager was more optimistic..." April 14

  • Posey: Decision to go on concussion DL 'bigger than baseball'

    CSN Bay Area "After years of using “Hell on Wheels” as his walk-up song, Buster Posey switched to a different country tune for Monday’s home opener. Seconds after it played for the first time, he was sitting in the dirt. “I might need to change it (back),” he said Tuesday, smiling. “I’ve already thought..." April 13

  • Source: Giants to put Buster Posey on disabled list

    CSN Bay Area "The Giants plan to put catcher Buster Posey on the disabled list Tuesday, NBC Sports Bay Area has learned, with Tim Federowicz getting called up to back up Nick Hundley. Posey was said to be feeling alright, but the team committed to making the move out of an abundance of caution. There was no..." April 11

  • Posey Takes Pitch to Helmet in First At-Bat, Leaves Game Immediately

    CSN Bay Area "Buster Posey was pulled in the first inning of the home opener after taking a 94 mph fastball off the helmet. Posey was hit on the second pitch he saw from Taijuan Walker, and he immediately went down, although he didn’t lose consciousness. Posey sat down until trainer Dave Groeschner and..." April 10

  • What makes Buster Posey baseball's best defensive catcher

    ESPN "For the first time in nearly a decade, the reigning National League Gold Glove Award winner at catcher is someone other than Yadier Molina and with that honor comes the transfer of the title of best defensive catcher in baseball. San Francisco Giants backstop Buster Posey won his first Gold..." March 25

  • Posey warns Schwarber not to rush back to catching

    Chicago Tribune "While the Cubs' Kyle Schwarber maintains his desire to catch, Giants All-Star catcher Buster Posey offered a cautionary tale about returning to the position after suffering a serious leg injury. "I always told people it took me a solid two years before I felt back to some sense of normalcy,"..." February 11